FREQUENTLY

ASKED

QUESTIONS

GENERAL QUESTIONS
How do projects get selected?
How do projects get funded?
How is debt paid down through ReBuild Houston?
What are the project timelines?
DRAINAGE FEE QUESTIONS
What is the drainage fee?
How is the drainage fee calculated?
What is impervious surface?
Why is impervious surface area used to determine my drainage utility charge?
PROJECT QUESTIONS
How will I receive notification about construction in the area?
What do I do in case of service (water) interruption?
What do I do if I have damage to my property?
Will I have access to my driveway during construction?
What is the process of yard restoration after construction?
FOR FURTHER INQUIRIES
If you do not see an answer to your question here, want further clarification, or need to report an issue, please don't hesitate to dial 311, the City of Houston Help & Info line, or reach out to us at buildforward@houstontx.gov at any time.